Marion Eva Trefethen

1888–1983 (Age 95)
Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States

The Life of Marion Eva

When Marion Eva Trefethen was born on 23 June 1888, in Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States, her father, Fred Elburn Trefethen, was 31 and her mother, Addie Marcia Bump, was 27. She married Roland Joel Dakin on 23 December 1909. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She died on 23 June 1983, in Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Wilton, Franklin, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marion Eva Trefethen
Roland Joel Dakin
Marriage: 23 December 1909
Merton J Dakin
Milton T Dakin
Donald Powers Dakin
Francis Earle Dakin

Spouse & Children

23 December 1909


Parents & Siblings

  • Fred Elburn Trefethen


  • Addie Marcia Bump




  • Lavina Mae Trefethen


  • Verner Austin Trefethen


  • Male1887–1961Male

  • Female1888–1983Female

  • Leon Clifford Trefethen


+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 10

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 25

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Cornish Trevethan .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Marion E Trefethen in household of Fred E Trefethen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marian E Dakin in household of Roland J Dakin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Marion Dakin in household of Roland J Dakin, "United States Census, 1940"

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